Interactive Systems Faculty

Mark S. Ackerman
Division: CSE
Address: 3645 Beyster
Phone: (734) 763-5439
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Degree: Ph.D. MIT
Title: Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science; Professor, School of Information
Research Interests: human-computer interaction, social computing, collaborative technologies, computer-supported cooperative work
Research Areas: Interactive Systems.
Areas of Specialty: Collaborative and Social Computing.
 
 
Eytan Adar
Division: CSE
Address: 301D West Hall
Phone: (734) 647-8028
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Degree: PhD, University of Washington
Title: Assistant Professor, School of Information; Assistant Professor, EECS
Research Interests: Internet-scale systems, social network analysis, text mining, and visualization.
Research Areas: Interactive Systems.
Areas of Specialty: Temporal Informatics and Visualization.
 
 
Georg Essl
Division: CSE
Address: 3624 Beyster Bldg.
Phone: (734) 615-2691
Fax: (734) 763-1260
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Degree: Ph.D, Princeton
Title: Assistant Professor of CSE; Assistant Professor Music, Theater & Dance
Research Interests: Interactive Computer Music, Mobile HCI & Mobile Music Making, Sensory-Rich Interfaces, Real-time Sound Synthesis, Musical Acoustics, Application of Computer Science to Music and the Arts.
Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence; Interactive Systems; Signal and Image Processing; Theory of Computation.
Areas of Specialty: Performative and Mobile Art and Creativity.
 
 
David E. Kieras
Division: CSE
Address: 3641 Beyster Bldg.
Phone: (734) 763-6739
Fax: (734) 763-1260
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Degree: Ph.D. U-Michigan
Title: Professor; Professor, Psychology Department
Research Interests: Human-computer interaction, User interface design, Human cognition and performance, Natural language processing
Research Areas: Interactive Systems.
Areas of Specialty: Cognitive Principles and Models in User Interface Design.
 
 
Rada Mihalcea
Division: CSE
Address: 3769 Beyster Bldg.
Phone: 734-647-4088
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Degree: PhD CSE, SMU, 2001; PhD Linguistics, Oxford, 2010
Title: Associate Professor
Research Interests: Computational linguistics, with a focus on lexical semantics, graph-based algorithms for natural language processing, and multilingual natural language processing. She is currently involved in a number of research projects, including modeling of word meaning, monolingual and crosslingual semantic similarity, subjectivity, sentiment, and emotion analysis, multimodal affect analysis, text summarization, and computational humor.
Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence; Interactive Systems.
Areas of Specialty: Machine Learning; Natural Language Processing and Information Retrieval.
 
 
Emily Mower Provost
Division: CSE
Address: 3620 Beyster Bldg.
Phone: 734-647-1802
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Degree: PhD University of Southern California, Los Angeles
Title: Assistant Professor
Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence; Interactive Systems.
Areas of Specialty: Computational Modeling of Human Emotion.
 
 
Elliot Soloway
Division: CSE
Address: 3629 Beyster Bldg.
Phone: (734) 936-1562
Fax: (734) 763-1260
Email:
Degree: Ph.D. U-Massachusetts
Title: Professor; Professor, School of Education
Research Interests: Artificial intelligence and software engineering, Artificial intelligence and education
Research Areas: Interactive Systems.
Areas of Specialty: Mobile Learning.
 
 
Gregory H. Wakefield
Division: CSE ECE
Address: 3637 Beyster
Phone: (734) 763-1254
Fax: (734) 763-8041
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Degree: Ph.D. U-Minnesota
Title: Associate Professor
Research Interests: Audio and music processing, Psychoacoustics, and Sound quality engineering.
Research Areas: Interactive Systems; Signal and Image Processing.
Areas of Specialty: Auditory Signal Processing and Engineering.